Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities

Posted on: 02/25/2019
Job Title: Social Worker
Job Description:

We have an immediate opening for a foster care/adoption Social Worker who will provide clinical case management, conduct assessments, as well as provide training and support to families as they prepare to become foster and adoptive parents.  The Social Worker will work with the probation department to facilitate permanency for children and youth.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Master’s degree required in social work or equivalent. This position requires strong clinical skills as well as experience and cultural competence working with African American, Latino and LGBTQ communities. Knowledge of the probation department is a plus.  Must have a car and be willing to travel throughout the Bay Area.   Position will involve evening and weekend work.  Must be committed to the mission of Family Builders. People of color and LGBTQ individuals are encouraged to apply.

Family Builders offers an excellent benefit package including medical, dental, vision, acupuncture, chiropractic, mental health, pension, and a generous leave schedule.

Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to Family Builders by Adoption, Attn: Operations Manager, 1900 Embarcadero, Suite 303, Oakland, CA 94606, or email operationsmanager@familybuilders.org.

EOE

Posted on: 02/25/2019
Job Title: Family Recruiter / Community Liaison
Job Description:

We currently have a position open for a Family Recruiter. The Family Recruiter is responsible for developing, implementing and maintaining outreach and recruitment strategies and activities to raise public awareness about the need for families to adopt waiting children in the foster care system; to engage the community with the agency; and to recruit prospective adoptive families.  The Family Recruiter works closely with the LGBT and African-American communities.  The Family Recruiter attends many events on the weekends.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience, excellent verbal and writing skills, experience in marketing or public relations, ability to organize, experience and comfort in public speaking, knowledge of adoption/foster care.  Must have cultural competence in LGBT, African American, and Latino communities.  Experience working with the African-American community is absolutely required.  Must be able to comfortably lift up to 50 pounds. People of color are encouraged to apply.

This position requires the use of own vehicle. Must be willing to work evenings and weekends and be committed to the mission of Family Builders.

Family Builders offers an excellent benefit package including medical, dental, vision, acupuncture, chiropractic, employee assistance, pension, and a generous leave schedule.

Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to Family Builders by Adoption, Attn: Operations Manager, 1900 Embarcadero, Suite 303, Oakland, CA 94606, fax (510) 536-4436 or email operationsmanager@familybuilders.org.

EOE

Posted on: 07/26/2013
Job Title: Family Builders' Non-discrimination Policy
Job Description:

Family Builders is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of the fact or perception of a person’s race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, height, weight, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, domestic partner status, parental status, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, medical status or disability or Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome or HIV status, or association with members of such prohibited classes.

Interested?

If you are interested in applying for any of the job openings listed, please contact us at kids@familybuilders.org.

 
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